snowshoe

Snowshoeing; into the future

Snowshoeing into the future? Or post-holing in the past?

Snowshoeing into the future or stuck in the past, where will your snowshoes take you this winter? Snowshoeing is a simple winter activity, basically, it’s hiking with snowshoes on.   The equipment you choose can make a difference in the kind of ...

Gear Junkie Reviews Eva-all-foam Snowshoes

First Look: Crescent Moon EVA Foam Snowshoes 705 SHARES 23 COMMENTS FOOTWEAR WINTER Run through snow on lightweight, foam snowshoes. We tested Crescent Moon’s unusual 2017 design. Boulder-based Crescent Moon Snowshoes turned heads at this year ...

3 claws strategically located beneath your foot

How do snowshoes provide traction?

Traction is what you get from crampons, or cleats,  on the bottom of snowshoes.  They are made from aluminum or steel (better).  Traditional wooden snowshoes have no crampons and provide no traction, while modern snowshoes usually have at least one c ...